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TCHCC November General Membership Meeting
Location: TRAC Center
Date: Tue, Nov 19, 2013 @ 11:30AM - 1:00PM
In celebration of Global Entrepreneurship week, the Tri-Cities Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (TCHCC) and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory are teaming to host entrepreneur Richard Tait at a TCHCC luncheon. Tait, who has won numerous awards for his maverick approach to building brands and corporate cultures, will speak about how he’s reaching the Hispanic market, the soccer community, and the wine community through creative business models and products. Samples of his specialty food and drink products will be available. The event, which is open to the public, is November 19, 11:30 am – 1 pm at the TRAC Center in Pasco, 6600 Burden Blvd. The cost is $20 for members and $25 for non-members.
Is an entrepreneurial pioneer who lives by the mantra "Orville Wright did not have a pilot's license." His inspiring approach to business, brand building, and corporate culture has influenced our relationships with technology, play, work, and retail for two decades. Best known for his groundbreaking turn as Cranium, Inc. co-founder and Grand Pooh Bah, Mr. Tait first honed his entrepreneurial instincts at Microsoft. A former "Employee of the Year," the native Scotsman started more than a dozen new companies in his 10 years with the software developer. Among these were several advancements that transformed the consumer technology experience. Mr. Tait is passionate about sharing his secret sauce for success. In addition to being included or quoted in nearly a dozen business books, he has been on The Big Idea with Donny Deutsche, and featured in multiple media outlets, including USA Today, New York Times, New York Times Magazine, Investor Business Daily, The Financial Times, and more.
Today, as founder of BoomBoomBrands, Mr. Tait uses his leadership, infectious enthusiasm, and global insight to inspire business leaders and entrepreneurs. Whether creating new brand concepts for existing corporations; incubating ideas that build equity or acquisition opportunity; or sharing a rich knowledge base through training, the goal of BoomBoomBrands is to make big ideas bigger.